The maximum penalty for the offence of “disseminate/produce child abuse material”.
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Prison: 50%
- Suspended Sentence: 50%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 8 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 8 months in prison.